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四月 21, 2017

Sonoco increases common stock dividend by 5.4%

The Board of Directors of Sonoco declared a $.39 per share quarterly common stock dividend, a 5.4% increase from the previous quarterly dividend of $.37 per share.According to Jack Sanders, president and CEO, this is the 35th consecutive year that Sonoco has grown common stock dividends and the 368t...
四月 21, 2017

Clearwater Paper reports 1Q net sales of $437.5 million

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Clearwater Paper Corporation reported financial results for the 1Q 2017.The company reported net sales of $437.5 million for the 1Q 2017, essentially flat with net sales of $437.2 million for the 1Q 2016.Net earnings determined in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, fo...
四月 20, 2017

PaperWorks Industries invests $3.5 million to maximize Wabash, Indiana plant efficiency

PaperWorks Industries has made a strategic investment of approximately $3.5 million to reduce its energy consumption at its Wabash, Indiana, operations, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network. The result earned the company a $1.13 million incentive payment from Du...

印刷

四月 18, 2017

Norske Skog Saugbrugs develops new technology to produce biocarbon for the alloy industry

Norske Skog has been granted NOK 15.7 million over four years from the Research Council of Norway to further develop the production of biogas fuel at the Norske Skog Saugbrugs in Halden. The project, called "Pyro Gas", has a total budget of NOK 31.5 million. The project fits well into Saugbru...
四月 11, 2017

UPM expands production of its Brite newsprint into Austria

UPM Paper ENA has a strong foothold all over Europe. Local presence and supply reliability of its improved newsprint offering will now be further strengthened by expanding regular production of the UPM Brite family to the UPM Steyrermühl mill in Austria. The UPM Brite family offers a uni...
三月 31, 2017

Norske Skog re-elected the company’s BoD

The election- and remuneration committee of Norske Skog unanimously proposes the re-election of the directors Henrik A. Christensen (chair), Eilif Due, Joanne Owen, Mimi K. Berdal and Nils Ingemund Hoff. The election- and remuneration committee of Norske Skog proposes unanimously re-election of Henr...

印刷&书写纸

四月 21, 2017

Arctic Paper appoints Per Skoglund as president of its Management Board and CEO

The Supervisory Board of Arctic Paper S.A. has appointed Per Skoglund as President of the Management Board and CEO, and Małgorzata Majewska-Śliwa as Management Board Member.The Supervisory Board has also decided to create an Executive Team made up – aside from the CEO and CFO – of people currently s...
四月 19, 2017

Maintenance shutdown at Klabin's Monte Alegre unit starts next week

The maintenance shutdown at Klabin's Monte Alegre unit in TelêmacoBorba, Paraná, Brazil, will officially begin next Monday, April 24, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Scheduled to last ten days, the shutdown involves the suspension of plant operations for inspecti...
四月 18, 2017

Pasaban develops a high-performance paper sheeter machine for Daio Paper in Japan

The KB-2200 paper sheeter is one of the latest projects that Pasaban has carried out for the Japanese market, specifically for the Daio Paper Corporation, one of the country’s biggest paper manufacturers. One of the features that make this KB cutting machine special is the option to proce...

合板

四月 20, 2017

Japan’s production of composite flooring increased by 4.4% in 2016

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Japan’s production of composite flooring in 2016 was 67.8 million square metres, 4.4% more than 2015. Active housing starts supported increased production. Market of composite flooring has changed largely in 2016, ITTO reported.Floor base is shifting from South Sea hardwood plywood to domestic cedar...
四月 20, 2017

Richelieu acquires Weston Premium Woods

Richelieu Hardware Limited closes the acquisition of the principal net assets of Weston Premium Woods Inc. ("Weston"), an Ontario based distributor located in Brampton, on the outskirts of Toronto, Canada.A leader in its field, Weston distributes a diverse range of materials, decorative products and...
四月 12, 2017

Brazil's wood product exports increased by 8.3% in February

In February 2017 Brazilian exports of wood products (except pulp and paper) increased 8.3% in value compared to February 2016, from $177.7 million to $192.3 million, ITTO reported.The value of pine sawnwood exports increased 12.4% between February 2016 ($27.4 million) and February 2017 ($30.8 millio...

圆木

四月 21, 2017

Swedish Forest Agency: Sawlog prices fell by 2% in 1Q

Average delivery prices of sawlog in Sweden fell by 2% in the 1Q 2017 compared with previous quarter. The sawlog prices fell by 3% in region South, 2% in region North and was unchanged in region Middle, as the Swedish Forest Agency said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.In total price...
四月 20, 2017

Södra raises prices for saw logs and pulpwood

The sawn timber market improved during the spring. Demand for softwood saw logs is high and expected to remain so over the summer and autumn. Södra is therefore raising its prices for softwood saw logs by SEK 50/m³sub. The increase has two components – a price-list increase, and an early-contracting...
四月 19, 2017

China’s softwood log imports increased by 13% in 2016

China’s log imports in 2016 totalled 48.73 million cubic metres valued at $8.082 billion, a year-on-year increase of 9% in volume and 0.3% in value, ITTO reported.The average price for imported logs was $166 per cubic metre, a year-on-year decline of 8%.Of total log imports, 2016 softwood log import...

地板

四月 20, 2017

Japan’s production of composite flooring increased by 4.4% in 2016

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Japan’s production of composite flooring in 2016 was 67.8 million square metres, 4.4% more than 2015. Active housing starts supported increased production. Market of composite flooring has changed largely in 2016, ITTO reported.Floor base is shifting from South Sea hardwood plywood to domestic cedar...
四月 20, 2017

Innovations4Flooring signs strategic partnership agreement with Kowon R&C Corporation

Innovations4Flooring (I4F), a technology company providing flooring solutions, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Kowon R&C Corporation based out of South Korea. The partnership will focus on the development of new intellectual property in the LVT flooring product category, and re...
四月 14, 2017

Armstrong Flooring names Kimberly Z. Boscan as interim CFO

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. announced that John “Jay” W. Thompson, CFO, is leaving the Company effective May 8, 2017, for a position as CFO for a private equity-backed company in the consumer packaged goods industry.Kimberly Z. Boscan, the Company’s Vice President and Controller, has been appointed to ...

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四月 19, 2017

Vinh Long to invest $15 million in a new furniture plant in Arkansas

The Vietnamese furniture producer Vinh Long has announced a $15 million investment in a new furniture plant in Arkansas, the USA. It will be the first Vietnamese-owned manufacturing plant in the US. Vinh Long plans to produce particleboard furniture for Ikea and other retail customers in North Ameri...
四月 12, 2017

Japan’s wooden kitchen furniture imports down 11.5% in January

In contrast to the rise in imports of wooden office and bedroom furniture, Japan’s January imports of wooden kitchen furniture dropped year-on-year (-11.5%), but compared to a month earlier imports rose slightly, ITTO reported.Despite the year on year fall in the value of wooden kitchen furniture th...
四月 12, 2017

Brazil's wood product exports increased by 8.3% in February

In February 2017 Brazilian exports of wood products (except pulp and paper) increased 8.3% in value compared to February 2016, from $177.7 million to $192.3 million, ITTO reported.The value of pine sawnwood exports increased 12.4% between February 2016 ($27.4 million) and February 2017 ($30.8 millio...

廢紙

四月 20, 2017

PAPCEL to supply equipment and machinery for Kartontol's stock preparation line in Russia

PAPCEL Saint Petersburg signed a new contract with the paper mill ZAO Kartontol to supply equipment and machinery for the stock preparation line (waste paper processing), line output 100 tpd, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.The refurbishment includes a complete r...
三月 17, 2017

Voith launches merQbiz, a Digital Trading Platform for the Paper Industry

Voith is accelerating its digital transformation, taking yet another step in its digital agenda. The technology group has joined forces with the Boston Consulting Group Digital Ventures – a subsidiary of the Boston Consulting Group – to establish a digital marketplace for paper industry. The joint v...

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二月 10, 2017

Cedar Creek names Robin Brockner as General Manager of its Madison Distribution Center

Cedar Creek names Robin Brockner as General Manager of Madison Distribution Center in Wisconsin, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Robin joined Cedar Creek in 2013 as a Territory Sales Manager. Previous to starting with Cedar Creek, Robin received his BS in Sociolo...
二月 7, 2017

Sonoco announces price increase for molded wooden plugs in North America

The Reels Division of Sonoco announced it is implementing a general price increase for both new and recycled molded wooden plugs in the United States and Canada. Sonoco has not increased prices for its plug products since 2011. The price increase is expected to be in the range of 6-8%. “...
一月 11, 2017

Stora Enso invests Euro 12 million in biocomposite granules in Hylte, Sweden

Stora Enso is investing Euro 12 million to build a new production line that will manufacture biocomposite granules at Hylte Mill in Sweden, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Biocomposite granules enable the use of renewable wood to substitute a large portion of the...

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三月 31, 2017

Homag Group's FY 2016 operating EBIT rose by 13% to Euro 71 million

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The Homag Group increased its incoming orders in 2016 by around 10% to Euro 1,165 million (previous year: Euro 1,058 million). Sales revenue were up by a good 4%, reaching Euro 1,082 million (previous year: Euro 1,039 million). Operating EBIT rose by 13% to Euro 71 million (previous year: Euro 63 mi...
三月 9, 2017

Capacity utilization rate of Canadian wood product industry increases to 90.2% in 4Q2016

The capacity utilization rate of the Canadian wood product manufacturing industry rose for the fifth time in six quarters, from 87.5% in the third quarter 2016 to 90.2% in the fourth quarter, reported Statistics Canada. The advance was attributable to an overall increase in production. The capacity ...
三月 2, 2017

Biesse plans to achieve revenues of more than Euro 825 million by 2019

Biesse S.p.A. plans to achieve revenues of more than Euro 825 million by the year 2019, company said in a statement. Biesse expects organic CAGR of revenues at 10.1% and EBITDA at 11.6% over the three-year period. “The three years industrial plan is starting from the excellent 2016 results,” - state...

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四月 21, 2017

Heinola to supply a new chamber kilns to AS Toftan in Vorumaa, Estonia

AS Toftan from Vorumaa, Estonia, invests again in Heinola's high-class chamber kilns. This kiln order is already second from AS Toftan to Heinola within one year, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.These six new chamber kilns type HCHD from Heinola Sawmill Machinery...
四月 20, 2017

Richelieu acquires Weston Premium Woods

Richelieu Hardware Limited closes the acquisition of the principal net assets of Weston Premium Woods Inc. ("Weston"), an Ontario based distributor located in Brampton, on the outskirts of Toronto, Canada.A leader in its field, Weston distributes a diverse range of materials, decorative products and...
四月 18, 2017

China Wood Optimization FY 2016 revenue down 20.2%

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China Wood Optimization (Holding) Limited, an advanced new technology group engaged in the processing, manufacturing and sales of wood products, has announced its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2016 (FY 2016). During the period under review, the Group’s revenue was approximat...

木製家居建材

四月 10, 2017

Honkarakenne appoints Arimo Ristola as Chairman of its BoD

Honkarakenne Oyj’s Annual General Meeting elected Timo Kohtamäki, Arimo Ristola, Anita Saarelainen and Kyösti Saarimäki as members of the Board.The Board of Directors convened for its constituent meeting and appointed Arimo Ristola as Chairman of the Board. At the same board meeting Board of Directo...
四月 5, 2017

Honkarakenne appoints Leena Aalto as Vice President – Finance, CFO

Honkarakenne appoints three new members to the executive group as of 6 April 2017. Honkarakenne’s Financial Controller Leena Aalto has been appointed as Honkarakenne Group’s Vice President – Finance, CFO and member of the executive group.Aalto has been working as Group’s Financial Controller since y...
三月 27, 2017

Hardwoods Distribution 4Q sales increased by 69.8% to $239.4 million

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Hardwoods Distribution Inc. announced financial results for the three months and full year ended December 31, 2016. 4Q 2016 sales increased by 69.8% to $239.4 million, from $141.0 million in 4Q 2015, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.4Q gross profit increased to $4...

标准木材

四月 14, 2017

Segezha Group’s FY 2016 revenue grew by 30.5%

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Segezha Group’s revenue for FY 2016 grew by 30.5% year-on-year to RUB 43 billion ($764 million); in 4Q 2016, revenue grew by 36.3% to RUB 11.1 billion ($197 million), as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Revenue for the full year 2016 grew due to increased production ...
四月 13, 2017

Two new members joined PEFC International Board

The Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) announces that two new members joined PEFC International Board. Peter Crook, from Kingfisher PLC, is new brand owner and retailer representative, and Michael Rose, from the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers ...
四月 13, 2017

The Molpus Woodlands Group announces 15,815 acre timberland offering in Oklahoma

The Molpus Woodlands Group is offering an investment-grade 15,815 +/- acre timberland property located in Pushmataha County, Oklahoma. The Project Pushmataha offering comprises of 9 timberland tracts distributed across eastern Pushmataha County, Oklahoma, ranging in size from 480 acres to 4,276 acre...

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四月 21, 2017

Clearwater Paper reports 1Q net sales of $437.5 million

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Clearwater Paper Corporation reported financial results for the 1Q 2017.The company reported net sales of $437.5 million for the 1Q 2017, essentially flat with net sales of $437.2 million for the 1Q 2016.Net earnings determined in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, fo...
四月 20, 2017

Accrol Group Holdings opens a new manufacturing facility in Leyland, Lancashire

Accrol Group Holdings plc, the AIM listed leading independent tissue converter, announces the official opening of its new 168,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Leyland, Lancashire, England.This facility has had two tissue converting lines installed, which will increase Accrol's total converting ...
四月 14, 2017

PAPCEL Group to supply a new tissue machine to Copelme S.A. in Bolivia

The PAPCEL Litovel engineering group is going to deliver a new tissue making machine to Bolivia. PAPCEL obtained the contract through the agency of the Italian GapCon Tissue company, acquired at the end of the last year. The contract amount has not been made public, as the company says in the press ...

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四月 13, 2017

Sonoco launches PromoPeel™ integrated label technology

Sonoco offers PromoPeel™ Integrated Label Technology for flexible packaging, which allows brand owners to create an instant redeemable coupon or label as a part of the product packaging, guaranteeing a consistent label position while saving production time and costs. The label lays flat, removes cle...
四月 4, 2017

CCL Industries acquires Goed Gemerkt and Badgepoint in the Netherlands

CCL Industries Inc. ("CCL") has acquired two European direct-to-consumer, software-powered online digital printing businesses for its Avery unit. Goed Gemerkt B.V. and Goed Gewerkt B.V. are privately owned companies with common shareholders based near Utrecht in the Netherlands. Founded ...
三月 22, 2017

Multi Packaging Solutions to acquire Paris Art Label Company, Inc.

Multi Packaging Solutions International (“MPS”) has signed a letter of intent to acquire the business of Paris Art Label Company, Inc., subject to standard completion of diligence steps and Board of Directors’ approval which is expected to be completed on or about March 31, 2017.The acquisition of P...

機械及設備

四月 21, 2017

Biesse Group acquires Avant

Biesse Group, has acquired control of Avant, a company specialized in the development of software for the integration and supervision of machining lines and working cells.Avant’s applications are able to automatically manage all the information of the manufacturing process, from cutting to edgebandi...
四月 21, 2017

Heinola to supply a new chamber kilns to AS Toftan in Vorumaa, Estonia

AS Toftan from Vorumaa, Estonia, invests again in Heinola's high-class chamber kilns. This kiln order is already second from AS Toftan to Heinola within one year, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.These six new chamber kilns type HCHD from Heinola Sawmill Machinery...
四月 20, 2017

Accrol Group Holdings opens a new manufacturing facility in Leyland, Lancashire

Accrol Group Holdings plc, the AIM listed leading independent tissue converter, announces the official opening of its new 168,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Leyland, Lancashire, England.This facility has had two tissue converting lines installed, which will increase Accrol's total converting ...

生物燃料

四月 20, 2017

PaperWorks Industries invests $3.5 million to maximize Wabash, Indiana plant efficiency

PaperWorks Industries has made a strategic investment of approximately $3.5 million to reduce its energy consumption at its Wabash, Indiana, operations, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network. The result earned the company a $1.13 million incentive payment from Du...
四月 20, 2017

Luke: Finland's wood pellet production decreased by 10% in 2016

Finland's production, export and import of wood pellets decreased in 2016 compared to the previous year, while a new record was set for producers’ pellet deliveries to customers, as Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) reported.“A total of 271,000 tonnes of wood pellets were produced in Finlan...
四月 18, 2017

Appleton Coated executes agreements with Customized Energy Solutions

Appleton Coated LLC has entered agreements with Customized Energy Solutions (“CES”) to provide operations and dispatch support, as well as market scheduling and settlement services, for a natural gas fired co-generation facility in Wisconsin. The facility, which was purchased in Dece...

纸和纤维

四月 10, 2017

Japan Pulp and Paper Company establishes a new representative office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Japan Pulp and Paper Company Limited (JP) announced the establishment of a new representative office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.In addition to its exports from Japan and the trilateral trade it conducts with Vietnam, JP also has an established representative office in Hanoi to the north, and opera...
三月 21, 2017

Fortress Paper 4Q operating EBITDA increased to $6.4 million

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Fortress Paper Ltd. reported 4Q 2016 operating EBITDA of $6.4 million, an increase of $3.1 million versus the prior year period and a decrease of $1.2 million over the previous quarter. The Dissolving Pulp Segment generated operating EBITDA of $6.7 million and the Security Paper Products Segment gen...
三月 20, 2017

Klabin’s 4Q net revenues increased by 23%

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Bolstered by pulp revenues of R$471 million ($157 million) from the Puma Unit, Klabin’s 4Q 2016 net revenues, including wood, reached R$1,964 million ($655 million), 23% higher than in 4Q 2015, as the company said in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Important to point out that revenues ...

纸浆

四月 21, 2017

Clearwater Paper reports 1Q net sales of $437.5 million

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Clearwater Paper Corporation reported financial results for the 1Q 2017.The company reported net sales of $437.5 million for the 1Q 2017, essentially flat with net sales of $437.2 million for the 1Q 2016.Net earnings determined in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, fo...
四月 18, 2017

GL&V Sweden AB modernized the pulper on Papeterie Zuber Rieder’s pulp line

GL&V Sweden AB modernized in France the pulper on Papeterie Zuber Rieder’s pulp line, which was originally supplied by Black Clawson. The width of the paper machine’s wire is 2,140 mm, its speed is 300 m/min and it is used to manufacture various paper products in the grammage range of...
四月 18, 2017

Morrison Knudsen awarded $1.2 billion construction and engineering contract in Kalimantan, Indonesia

The Indonesian Infrastructure Partnership has awarded Morrison Knudsen a $1.2 billion contract in Kalimantan, Indonesia. The contract is for the engineering and construction of a new harbor and load out facilities for the country's expanding pulp and paper industry. Included in the ...

超級壓光紙

三月 21, 2017

CellMark joins Two Sides North America

CellMark Paper has joined Two Sides North America, the non-profit organization that promotes and encourages the responsible production, use, and sustainability of print and paper. Michael F. McKee, Executive Vice President at CellMark Paper, said the partnership will help both organizati...
二月 16, 2017

Stora Enso plans to shut down one SC paper machine at Kvarnsveden mill in Sweden

Stora Enso will start co-determination negotiations with employees at its Kvarnsveden mill in Sweden regarding a plan to reorganise the mill, including a permanent closure of paper machine (PM) 8. The planned actions would affect a maximum of 140 employees, as the company says in the press ...

非破坏性化工

四月 19, 2017

BASF to increase prices for paper and water chemicals by 5-10%

Driven by continued increases in cost of raw materials, transportation, and energy, BASF will increase prices across the portfolios of paper and water chemicals with immediate effect, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom Network.Price increases of 5% to 10% globally are targe...
四月 14, 2017

Teknos to acquire Feyco Treffert

Teknos has entered into an agreement with Looser Holding AG, an industrial holding company recently acquired by Arbonia AG, to acquire its global wood coatings division, Feyco Treffert, operating in Switzerland, Germany, Malaysia, China, the USA and Liechtenstein. The parties have agreed that the va...
四月 12, 2017

Valmet-supplied demonstration scale plant officially opened at Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa

In 2016 Sappi and Valmet agreed on a joint development project to deliver a demonstration plant to Sappi Ngodwana Mill in South Africa in order to explore and optimize the extraction of biorenewable chemicals. The demonstration plant was officially opened on April 5, 2017."The plant continues Sappi'...

面板

四月 21, 2017

Brazil’s wood panel exports increased in the first two months of 2017

Brazil’s wood-based panel exports increased in the first two months of 2017. In the first two months of the year 174,000 cubic metres of wood-based panels were exported, a 40% increase compared to the same period in 2016.Between January to February 2017 export revenue from the entire forestry sector...
四月 21, 2017

Peru's particleboard imports fall 4.6%

During the first two months of this year the value of Peru's particleboard imports fell 4.6% compared to the same period last year. In the period January - February 2017 Chile was the main supplier of particleboard to Peru, as ITTO reported.While Chile maintained its rank as the top supplier, in the...
四月 20, 2017

Japan’s production of composite flooring increased by 4.4% in 2016

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Japan’s production of composite flooring in 2016 was 67.8 million square metres, 4.4% more than 2015. Active housing starts supported increased production. Market of composite flooring has changed largely in 2016, ITTO reported.Floor base is shifting from South Sea hardwood plywood to domestic cedar...

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